Famous people born in 1888 - page 2

    Jean Monnet

    Jean Monnet

    Jean Omer Marie Gabriel Monnet was a French political economist and diplomat who is regarded as the founding father of the European Union

    FrenchNovember 9, 188891 views

    John Logie Baird

    John Logie Baird was a Scottish engineer and is known as ‘The Father of Television’

    BritishAugust 13, 1888197 views

    Abraham Valdelomar

    Abraham Valdelomar was a notable Peruvian writer, poet and art illustrator

    PeruvianApril 27, 1888140 views

    Konstantinos Tsiklitiras

    Konstantinos Tsiklitiras was a popular Greek Athlete who won goldmedal in standing long jump in 1912 Olympics

    GreekOctober 30, 188897 views

    Giorgio de Chirico

    Giorgio de Chirico was an Italian artist who co-founded the genre of ‘Metaphysical painting’ which had a profound influence on the Surrealists.This biography provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements.

    ItalianJuly 10, 1888137 views

    Maurice Chevalier

    Maurice Chevalier was a French actor and singer best known for the song ‘Thank Heaven for Little Girls’

    FrenchSeptember 12, 188897 views

    Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

    Maulana Abul Kalam Azad was prominent leader who contributed actively in the Indian freedom struggle.

    IndianNovember 11, 1888155 views

    Jim Thorpe

    Jim Thorpe was one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century

    AmericanMay 28, 1888158 views